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James Pascoe

James Pascoe, one of 178 convicts transported on the Marquess of Hastings, 27 June 1828

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: James Pascoe
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1806
Occupation: Coach builder
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 60 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Simple larceny
Convicted at: Middlesex Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Marquis of Hastings
Departure date: 27th June, 1828
Arrival date: 12th October, 1828
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 177 other convicts

References

Primary source: State Archives NSW, Bound Indents (Series: NRS 12188; Item: 4/4013; Microfiche: 670)& TOL Butts (NRS 12202)& Butts of COF (NRS 12210). Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 437 (220)
Source description: This record is one of the entries in the British convict transportation registers 1787-1867 database compiled by State Library of Queensland from British Home Office (HO) records which are available on microfilm as part of the Australian Joint Copying Project.

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Roger Churm on 8th April, 2019 wrote:

James Pascoe Theft Simple Larceny 21 February 1828
598
James Pascoe was indicted for stealing on the 25 January 1 Cloak value 10s The goods of John Mills

Roger Churm on 9th April, 2019 wrote:

As per Old Bailey Records

598 James Pascoe was indicted for stealing on the 23rd of January,1 cloak,value 10s, the goods of John Mills.

WILLIAM WHITTINGHAM.On the 2nd of January I was in New Compton Street,about 6 o’clock in the evening- I saw the prisoner and another following a truck,which went up Wardour Street one of them put his hand into it,but I did not see them take anything - they went on to Oxford Street and went to a cart but I did not see them take anything from that:they went on to Regents Street and went to a truck but I did not see them take anything from that-they went into Air-times:I then saw him go and take the cloak from the back of it-the other one followed him to a back street where he called"Jem’ Jem” and the prisoner came up with the cloak on his arm-they ran on towards Dean Street,where they tied the cloak up,and the other took it: I and Phillips ran on to get a head of them.I took hold of the other,who had this bundle- he threw it at me and got away I saw Phillips had hold of the prisoner,who seemed to be going to strike him:I knocked the prisoner down and secured him-I found three keys on him.

Prisoner Q Will you swear I was the person who took The cloak A Yes it was dark and I lost sight of him for about ten minutes.

JESSE PHILLIPS I was with Whittingham: I did not see the prisoner take the cloak, but I saw his companion I said ‘Let us keep to him and we shall find the other” he went into a dark street and whistled and called Jem and the prisoner came up with the cloak on his arm.

JOHN MILLS I am a medical man, I left my gig on the evening in question in the care of a boy: this cloak was in it when I returned it was gone.

Prisoners defence I had been to see a sister who was on a dying bed-when I came to the corner of Dean Street a young man passed me with a bundle -the witness took me the other was not pursued

GUILTY age 21

Transported for Seven Years

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Iris Dunne on 31st May, 2019 wrote:

Convict Indents: aged 22, can read & write, Single, Protestant, Trade: Coachmakers Laborer, Offence: Stealing Cloak, TOL 33/216, 35/556

Ticket of Leave 33/216 dated 1 May 1833, Native Place London, Trade: Groom, Year of Birth 1805, Remarks: Figure of Dog & letters on left arm

Certificate of Freedom 35/556 dated 13 May 1835, Prisoner No. 28/1780, Trade: Groom, Offence: Stealing a Cloak, Year of Birth 1806, Remarks: Small hairy mole on left jaw, Dog & SI (or SL) inside lower left arm, Scar on left thumb

Convict Changes History

Iris Dunne on 9th April, 2019 made the following changes:

gender: m, crime

Iris Dunne on 31st May, 2019 made the following changes:

source: State Archives NSW, Bound Indents (Series: NRS 12188; Item: 4/4013; Microfiche: 670)& TOL Butts (NRS 12202)& Butts of COF (NRS 12210). Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 437 (220) (prev.

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